Gain Insight

Ongoing education is critical to advancing your career and making a lasting impact. The Real Estate Council offers the cutting-edge content you need to grow as a commercial real estate professional. At the same time, you’ll meet, mix, and mingle with others driven to expand their knowledge in a variety of settings. Whether you’re interested in market forecasts, regional policy issues, industry innovations, or what’s shaping Dallas today, TREC has you covered. Take a tour, share a meal, or dive into a presentation at one of these many opportunities throughout the year.

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For additional events and ways to get involved, check out our ‘Endless Opportunities’ brochure.

TREC Programs

Bank of Texas Speaker Series

Learn from noted industry, business, and community leaders on the most pressing topics at Speaker Series, TREC’s premier educational program. During these events, TREC keeps members informed on the most pressing business, economic, and community topics. Past speakers include Dallas Police Chief U. Renee Hall, Gallup Chairman and CEO Jim Clifton, and Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President and CEO Rob Kaplan. Attendance ranges from 250-400 guests.

Open to all members and nonmembers.

Market Matters

Hear from leading decision makers in the capital markets and across the office, industrial, retail, and multifamily sectors of commercial real estate. Through Market Matters, TREC offers unparalleled access to expert insights, networking, and the highest quality educational content. Attendance ranges from 150-250 guests.

Open to all members and nonmembers.

Power Hour

Gain exclusive access to people, places, and experiences you won’t find anywhere else. Available to Investor-level members and above, Power Hours include intimate networking and development tours with industry experts and city leaders. Past Power Hours featured tours of Toyota’s North American headquarters, the Trinity Forest Golf Club, and the most impressive new projects in our region. Attendance ranges from 20-60 guests per tour.

Access is limited to Investor, Partner, Principal, Stakeholder, and Founder members.


Deepen your understanding of our organization, industry issues, and trends on your time with our podcast, TRECcast. Through interviews with industry leaders, you’ll gain up-to-date intel on topics including market and economic trends, technology, leadership and public policy. Available on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, SoundCloud, Spotify and Stitcher.

Complimentary to all members.

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Young Guns Programs

About Town

Want the inside track on upcoming developments in the Dallas area? About Town programs provide an overview of an active development and often include a construction site tour and networking opportunity. Past About Towns include tours of Factory Six03, The Star, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, and CityLine.

Young Guns Forum

Stay informed on trending neighborhoods in Dallas while networking with industry leaders. Forum is an annual panel event where key players exchange ideas, updates, and projections on a selected emerging neighborhood in DFW. Past Forums include a discussion on the past, present, and future of Deep Ellum; redeveloping Lower Greenville; and the revitalization of The Cedars.

Rising to the Top

Find out what it takes to rise to the top from real estate professionals who’ve done it. This annual event brings together top commercial real estate executives and TREC’s Young Guns members to discuss what it takes to lead, share hard-earned career lessons, and offer candid advice you won’t find anywhere else.